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Choti Diwali or Naraka Chaturdashi Celebrations 2017

Choti Diwali or Small Diwali is celebrated after Dhanteras and day before main Diwali. It is also known as ‘Naraka Chaturdashi’ because the demon Naraksur was killed on this day. Choti Diwali is celebrated on the fourteenth day of Krishna Paksha in the karthika month. It is celebrated with fewer lights and fireworks. Why is CHOTI …